Kilifi Moving The Goalposts (MTG) won prestigious UN 2020 Sports for Gender Impact Award


Kilifi Moving The Goalposts (MTG) 2020 award


Kilifi Moving The Goalposts (MTG) women team won the prestigious UN 2020 Sports for Gender Equality Collective Impact Award.

The women football team won the prize for using football to realise gender equality and empower disadvantaged girls and young women.

“We are delighted that Moving The Goalposts (MTG) has been named as the winners for the 2020 Sport for Gender Equality Collective Impact Award Backed by Comic Relief - a Beyond Sport Foundation partner since 2014,” said MTG Executive Director Dorcas Amakobe.

She added that the award was in appreciation of their endeavours to promote gender equality and will enable the teamwork jointly to strengthen the impact and joint learning.

Another team that got an award with MTG is Kenya’s Pamoja Initiative.

Uganda Soccer Without Borders and Sport-Aid Development Trust of Zambia awarded for their efforts in using sports to progress the UN Development Goal 5.

In 2017, MTG won the Global Goals World Cup in New York. 

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